Bird Finder

Top Birds at University Lake, Chapel Hill in February
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 15 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at University Lake, Chapel Hill during the month of February. The difference in probability relative to other nearby locations is also shown, to highlight which birds are particularly likely to be found (or not found) at this specific location. The chart shows how many distinct species have historically been observed at this location for each month of the year.

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Rank Info Pics Species Entire Region This Location Difference Relative
1   Ring-billed Gull 28.0% 66.7% 38.7% 2.4x
2   Double-crested Cormorant 30.2% 53.3% 23.1% 1.8x
3   Northern Cardinal 64.1% 40.0% 24.1% 0.6x
4   Canada Goose 46.0% 40.0% 6.0% 0.9x
5   Great Blue Heron 38.0% 40.0% 2.0% 1.1x
6   Carolina Chickadee 59.7% 33.3% 26.4% 0.6x
7   American Crow 57.6% 33.3% 24.3% 0.6x
8   Tufted Titmouse 56.3% 33.3% 23.0% 0.6x
9   American Robin 42.2% 33.3% 8.9% 0.8x
10   Blue Jay 38.5% 33.3% 5.1% 0.9x
11   Carolina Wren 59.8% 26.7% 33.1% 0.4x
12   Downy Woodpecker 40.6% 26.7% 13.9% 0.7x
13   Pine Warbler 37.0% 26.7% 10.3% 0.7x
14   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36.6% 26.7% 9.9% 0.7x
15   Brown-headed Nuthatch 31.1% 26.7% 4.4% 0.9x
16   Northern Mockingbird 28.1% 26.7% 1.4% 1.0x
17   Dark-eyed Junco 26.7% 26.7% 0.0% 1.0x
18   Bald Eagle 14.9% 26.7% 11.8% 1.8x
19   Red-bellied Woodpecker 50.1% 20.0% 30.1% 0.4x
20   White-throated Sparrow 50.0% 20.0% 30.0% 0.4x
21   Mourning Dove 37.3% 20.0% 17.3% 0.5x
22   Mallard 36.4% 20.0% 16.4% 0.5x
23   Eastern Towhee 35.4% 20.0% 15.4% 0.6x
24   White-breasted Nuthatch 28.2% 20.0% 8.2% 0.7x
25   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 17.8% 20.0% 2.2% 1.1x
26   Red-tailed Hawk 17.5% 20.0% 2.5% 1.1x
27   Song Sparrow 50.1% 13.3% 36.8% 0.3x
28   Eastern Phoebe 24.4% 13.3% 11.0% 0.5x
29   American Goldfinch 21.2% 13.3% 7.8% 0.6x
30   Hooded Merganser 18.9% 13.3% 5.5% 0.7x
31   Belted Kingfisher 18.5% 13.3% 5.1% 0.7x
32   Chipping Sparrow 16.5% 13.3% 3.2% 0.8x
33   Black Vulture 16.0% 13.3% 2.7% 0.8x
34   Red-winged Blackbird 14.9% 13.3% 1.6% 0.9x
35   Eastern Bluebird 47.1% 6.7% 40.4% 0.1x
36   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 6.7% 32.9% 0.2x
37   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.8% 6.7% 28.1% 0.2x
38   Red-shouldered Hawk 30.1% 6.7% 23.4% 0.2x
39   Northern Flicker 25.0% 6.7% 18.3% 0.3x
40   House Finch 22.8% 6.7% 16.2% 0.3x
41   Golden-crowned Kinglet 21.7% 6.7% 15.0% 0.3x
42   Killdeer 19.5% 6.7% 12.9% 0.3x
43   Swamp Sparrow 14.1% 6.7% 7.4% 0.5x
44   Hermit Thrush 14.0% 6.7% 7.4% 0.5x
45   Fish Crow 13.9% 6.7% 7.2% 0.5x
46   Pileated Woodpecker 12.0% 6.7% 5.3% 0.6x
47   Common Grackle 11.3% 6.7% 4.7% 0.6x
48   Hairy Woodpecker 9.4% 6.7% 2.7% 0.7x
49   Fox Sparrow 4.6% 6.7% 2.1% 1.5x
50   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 6.7% 4.7% 3.4x
51   gull sp. 1.5% 6.7% 5.2% 4.4x
52   duck sp. 1.0% 6.7% 5.7% 6.8x